Dingoes take home gold

CQ Dingoes, are proud to not only have enjoyed an undefeated carnival in Townsville recently, but to promote growing sport for young women throughout the region

Canoeing legend wins world champs gold

DETERMINED: Rain Metsoja competed at the Canoe Marathon World Championships at Pietermaritzburg in South Africa.

Emerald canoeist Rain Metsoja returned from the world championships.

Mum shows strength

GO GIRL: Jennifer Oswald  representing Queensland in the Australian Masters League CrossFit competition at the Gold Coast .

It's difficult to believe Jennifer Oswald was never a sporty person.

Local spirit caught on stage

GETTING INTO CHARACTER: Emerald Little Theatre performers film scenes at McIndoe Park for use in theatre show Locals at the Local.

Emerald Little Theatre performs new stage show, Locals at the Local.

Explore our own backyard

Australian possum fur coat.

Discover more about the town of Rolleston.

True community legend 'blessed' with baton role

HONOURED: Duaringa local Carol Finger is overjoyed to be named a baton bearer for the Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton Relay.

Duaringa local Carol Finger was selected as a baton bearer.

Moura swim coach to proudly carry Games baton

HONOURED: Sarah Morris was selected from Moura to be a baton bearer for the Commonwealth Games Queen's Baton Relay.

Moura swim coach and Sarah Morris was selected to carry the baton.

Patty offers handy hints for garage sale shoppers

Patty Marshall will be taking part in her third annual Garage Sale Trail this weekend, October 21 and 22.

Patty Marshall says one man's rubbish is another man's treasure.

Trail blazers set to bargain

BUYERS' PARADISE: Households throughout the area are gearing up to take part in the fifth annual Garage Sale Trail.

14,000 items have been registered for the fifth Garage Sale Trail.

Night of nights for Isaac region

HEADLINE ACT: Mezzanine will perform chart toppers across the eras late into the night.

Raise awareness for mental health at the Mayor's Ball.

Mackay real estate agent urges banks to move

Who's leading who when it comes to the housing market?

Willy-nilly lending burst a bubble, but agent urges banks to change

HIGH-RISES: Green light for 20-storey buildings in Hervey Bay

SKYSCRAPER PLANS: A concept design of the proposed skyscraper development in Urangan, which was approved by the Fraser Coast Regional Council at yesterday's meeting.

Councillors voted 8-3 to give the project preliminary approval.

Samsung's new 360 camera has 17 lenses and cost $US10k

The 360 Round has been designed for the VR specialist.

The 360 Round has been designed for the VR specialist

Bizarre photo app no one was asking for

Picture: Tim Carrafa

This could be the worst idea for an app ever.

Business is booming, no kidding!

WEIRD AND COOL: Nathan Jackson of Naughty Little Kids Goat's Milk Gelato with some of the younger members of his goat herd.

Boutique goat milk gelato producer has taken the south-east by storm

Nanas show no fear in quest to save environment

OLDER PROTESTERS: 95-year-old Bill Ryan of the Sydney Knitting Nanas and Friends group joins the Lismore group in protest.

Nanas are ageing loudly in support of protecting the planet.

Man goes on paywave spree with stolen card

Stock image of a customer using a tap-and-go credit card in a store.

"Opportunistic" was how the magistrate describe this Gladstone man's crimes:

Police lay arson charges after blaze

FIRE: A building caught fire on Wood St, Warwick this morning.

UPDATE: Police have laid charges following this morning's fire

Is La Nina coming this summer?

Rafaela Dmitruk from Kirra at Snapper Rocks. Picture: Nigel Hallett

Experts are closely monitoring the possibility of a La Nina event

Woman behind Chris Gayle allegations revealed

West Indies' Chris Gayle leaves the pitch after being caught by England's Joe Root off the bowling of England's Chris Woakes during the One Day International cricket match between England and the West Indies at the Oval cricket ground in London, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017.

Woman behind exposure allegations revealed

Screening of anti-vaccination film 'could cost kids' lives'

The first childhood vaccinations were introduced in Australia in 1932.

Doctors damn anti-vaccination film screening

Which media women get paid more than men?

KIIS duo Kyle Sandilands and Jackie O are finally on par when it comes to their pay deal. Picture: Sam Ruttyn

We need to talk about pay disputes

Inside Hong Kong’s high-rise prostitution ring

The Fuji Building in Hong Kong is notorious for its prostitution.

What lies inside this building, you won’t see coming

Man shot dead by police at motel

SA POLICE are responding to a serious incident at the Tollgate Motel in Glen Osmond.

Man wanted for crashing his van into officer has been killed

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Energy retailers are under the pump to get real with power bills.

Palaszczuk has a power price ultimatum for electricity retailers

premium_icon Ian Frazer on cusp of breakthrough on neck cancer vaccine

The new vaccine will be trialled on head and neck cancer patients in Brisbane.

IAN Frazer may be on the cusp of another big cancer breakthrough

premium_icon Resort guest: ‘This has ruined my career’

Leeanne Casey, whose left arm was speared by a palm frond while she was lying on a pool lounge at the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort in 2014.

A woman is suing a luxury Gold Coast hotel for almost $360,000

How to lose weight in 20 mins a day

It is possible to lose weight in 20 minutes a day. But you’ll probably need to back away from biscuit tin too. Picture: Geri Farr

It is possible to lose weight with just 20 minutes of exercise a day

Huge moon cave could be first offworld colony

A Moon base may have just become much easier, with the discovery of an enormous protective lava tube beneath the lunar surface.  Picture: ESA

Before we settle Mars, we must return to the caves

Who built these mysterious ‘hellgates’?

Some of the 'gates' found linked to ancient lava domes in Saudi Arabia. Their purpose is unknown. Picture: D. Kennedy, Arabian Archaeology and Epigrahy

Why did an ancient people build some 400 mysterious ‘gates’

‘Cocaine’ Cassie gets six years

Cassie Sainsbury in a previous Bogota court appearance.

Judge blocks media from viewing Cassie's court appearance

How this dad lost 90kgs

FIGHTING FIT: Michael Ditton from Gympie has lost 90kg since making life-altering changes to his diet. INSET: Michael before and after his transformation.

He could barely walk

Woman catfished with model winds up with him

How these catfish victims fell in love.

Victim of catfishing winds up having the last laugh

New thong jeans are a disgrace to denim

What has this designer done to denim?

It's a known fact that millennials are obsessed with denim trends

You do know you’re dead after you die

Several studies have recorded brain activity after a person has died

One of life's big questions: What happens when I die?

Dad’s post about having kids goes viral

The post on Gottoddlered's Instagram page resonated with parents everywhere.

Dad’s viral side-by-side photos show what kids do to you

O Project: Photographer captures women’s orgasm face

'The O Project' by photographer Marcus Alberti captures women's expressions during an orgasm. Woman who is always on the brink of an orgasm

Marcos Alberti’s latest work is suitably dubbed “O Project”

GoT star ‘cried’ reading final script

GAME of Thrones star Kit Harington has revealed that he broke down after reading the final ever script for the wildly popular show.

Bieber’s shock tattoo stuns fans

Justin Bieber shocked fans with his latest tattoo. Picture: Instagram

Justin Bieber’s fans are in mourning after his latest trick

Feldman to out Hollywood paedophiles

Corey Feldman says he is working on a plan to out his abusers. Picture: Supplied

Former child star Corey Feldman says he is working on a plan

What's on the small screen this week

Gaten Matarazzo, Winona Ryder, Sadie Sink and Noah Schnapp in a scene from season two of Stranger Things.

SOPHIE finally chooses her man and Stranger Things returns.

Aussie toy boy’s Spanish romance

Carmen Martinez-Bordiu y Franco and Australian boyfriend, Timothy McKeague pictured in Madrid. Picture: Media Mode

A young Australian man is the talk of Spain

Stan Lee reveals the "greatest super hero of all"

Lee and Paris are collaborating with Samsung on a game and have let a little more out of the bag then they should have.

If you could have any super power, what would it be?

Barry Du Bois' heartbreaking cancer revelation

TV personality Barry Du Bois made an emotional announcement on last night’s The Living Room, revealing his new cancer diagnosis. Picture Chris Pavlich

Barry Du Bois spoke about what was in store for him